Franz Droege Appointed GROHE America President, CEO
GROHE named industry veteran Franz Droege president and chief executive officer for GROHE America, a subsidiary of GROHE Water Technology AG & Co. Droege takes over this position from past president and CEO Jeff Ackerberg, who held the title for the last two years.
Droege is responsible for developing and overseeing key growth strategies supporting the GROHE brand in the U.S., Canada, Central and South America - critical target markets for the company. He previously served as president of the GROHE business in the Middle East and Africa for the past seven years. Prior to that position, Droege had been responsible for GROHE North America as director of Overseas Operations for almost 10 years.